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3 1/4 cups
Prep time:
5 minutes


1 can (15 ounces) pinto beans, rinsed and drained
1 can (4 ounces) mild jalapeño peppers
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 tablespoon barbecue sauce or ketchup
1 tablespoon water
½ teaspoon onion powder
⅛ teaspoon each salt and pepper


  1. For a smooth dip, place ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth.
    For a chunky dip, mash beans well with a fork or potato masher, stir in remaining ingredients.
  2. Add additional water as needed for desired consistency.
  3. Refrigerate leftovers within 2 hours.


  • Serve with fresh vegetables or Food Hero Baked Tortilla Chips.
  • Cook your own dry beans. One can (15 ounces) is about 1 1/2 to 1 3/4 cups drained beans.

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